Gibbous Moon

Science / Astrology / Gibbous Moon: The Moon approaching the full Moon, more than 135° and less than 180° ahead of the Sun. A natal gibbous Moon indicates that self-analysis is an important factor in motivation.


Business / Human Resources (HR) / Moonlighting: Working one or more full- or part-time jobs in addition to an individual’s regular full-time job. MORE


Entertainment / Tennis / Moonball: A medium-high offensive lob hit with topspin (in the uk, also a pejorative term for a defensive, very high return of shot) MORE

New Moon

Science / Astrology / New Moon: Lunation; the beginning of a lunation cycle and of the waxing phase. Moon conjunct Sun. MORE

Obliquity Of The Moons Orbit

Science / Tides and Currents / Obliquity Of The Moons Orbit: The angle which the Moon's orbit makes with the plane of the Earth's Equator. Its value varies from 18.3° to 28.6°, depending upon the longitude of the Moon's ascending node; the smaller value corre MORE

Quadrature Of Moon

Science / Tides and Currents / Quadrature Of Moon: Position of the Moon when its longitude differs by 90° from the longitude of the Sun. The corresponding phases are known as first quarter and last quarter. MORE

Moon Shot

Entertainment / Baseball / Moon Shot: A home run that is hit particularly high and long. MORE